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Old Mancunian Events

For more information about any of the events below, please contact Jane Graham in the Development Office at j.graham@mgs.org or on 0161 224 7201 ext 243.

Friday 15 February 2019           
PhilSoc 150th Anniversary Dinner
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 6:30pm
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Thursday 28 February 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Wajid Khan
‘Refugee: A Collective Responsibility'
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here. 
 
Saturday 2 March 2019
Old Mancunian Ypres Reunion with the High Master
Venue: In 't Klein Stadhuis, Ypres
Time: 6:30pm
Price: £30 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Sunday 3 March 2019
Venue: St George's Memorial Church, Ypres
Time: 11:00 am 
A memorial plaque to the OMs who died at the Somme and the Ypres Salient will be unveiled as part of the morning sung Eucharist Service at St. George’s Memorial Church in Ypres. 
To reserve your place at the service, click here.
 
Saturday 9 March 2019                                                   
ISOC Dinner
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 6:00pm
Price: £10 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Thursday 14 March 2019                     
OM Luncheon Club at MGS
A performance by current MGS musicians 
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm lunch
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Thursday 14 March 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Dr Danielle Bewsher
‘Predicting Coronal Mass Ejections'
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Thursday 21 March 2019                     
Chess Tournament at MGS
Time: 3:00pm
More details and booking available soon.
 
Thursday 21 March 2019
Brexit and Beyond: The Future of the Conservative Party
Venue: MGS Drama Studio 1
Time: 7:00-8:00pm (refreshments from 6:30pm)
For more information and to book, click here. 
 
Tuesday 26 March 2019
Vancouver Old Mancunian Dinner
Venue: Gotham Steak House, Vancouver, BC
Time: 6:30pm 
Price: £30 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Marcus Bennison
'God's Anointed or the Devil's Brood? - The Toleration of Idiocy, Eccentricity and Incompetence in World Leaders in the Seventeenth Century' 
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Saturday 30 March 2019
Seattle Old Mancunian Dinner
Venue: Dahlia Lounge, Seattle, WA
Time: 6:30pm
Price: £30 per head 
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Sunday 31 March 2019                                  
JSOC Lunch
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 12:45pm
Price: £25 per head
For more information and to book, click here. 
 
Monday 1 April 2019
Los Angeles Old Mancunian reunion 
Venue: Hotel Erwin Rooftop Lounge, LA
Time: 6:30pm
For more information and to book, click here. 
 
Monday 1 April 2019                                                  
Easter Concert
Venue: RNCM, Manchester
Time: 7:30pm, drinks reception from 6:30pm
More details and booking available soon.
 
Thursday 4 April 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Ewan Fernie
‘Shakespeare and the Invention of the Modern City’
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Friday 5 April 2019                  
OM Rugby Senior Dinner and the Phil Wade Memorial Sevens Festival
Venue: MGS
Time: Tournament 12:00pm-3:30pm, drinks reception from 3:45pm.
Dinner at 6:30pm at Cresta Court Hotel, Altrincham - £35 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Friday 5 April 2019                  
OM Football Tournament
Venue: MGS
Time: Tournaments 12:00pm-3:30pm, drinks reception from 3:45pm
For more information, email Gus Wilson.
 
Friday 5 April 2019                 
Inaugural OM Hockey Tournament
Venue: MGS
Time: Tournaments 12:00pm-3:30pm, drinks reception from 3:45pm
For more information, email Aidan Khares
 
Thursday 2 May 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Professor A C Grayling
‘Philosophy's Two Great Questions'
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here. 
 
Saturday 11 May 2019
1960s Decade Reunion Dinner (Joining years 1959-69)
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm 
Price: £40 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Saturday 11 May 2019
1989 Leavers' Reunion Dinner
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm
Price: £40 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Saturday 11 May 2019
1999 Leavers Reunion Dinner
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm
Price: £40 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Saturday 11 May 2019
2009 Leavers Reunion Dinner
Venue: MGS
Time: 4:00pm
Price: £40 per head
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Thursday 16 May 2019
Hugh Oldham Teatime Lecture
Speaker: Professor Vincent Lloyd
‘The Political Theology of Martin Luther King, Jr.'
Venue: MGS Memorial Hall
Time: 4:00pm (refreshments will be served from 3:45pm)
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Monday 20 May 2019           
London Lunch with the High Master
Venue: TBC
Time: 12 noon for 12:30pm
More details and booking available soon.
 
Friday 24 May 2019        
MGS vs MCC Cricket and Lunch at MGS
Time: 11:00am
More details and booking available soon.
 
Friday 7 June 2019                      
OM Luncheon Club AGM at MGS
Speaker: Howard Read (OM 1968 - 75)
“Could you pass the entrance test today?” 
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm lunch
For more information and to book, click here.
 
Friday 14 June 2019
Manchester Golf Day
Venue: TBC
Time: 9:00am breakfast, 10:00am tee-off 
More details and booking available soon.
 
Sunday 23 June 2019                                
Exeter Service and Lunch
Venue: Exeter Cathedral & The Mercure Hotel
More details and booking available soon.
 
Friday 28 June 2019                                            
OM Luncheon Club
Speaker: Michal Lowe, Academic Deputy Head, talks about her first year in office 
Time: 12:30pm for 1:00pm lunch 
More details and booking available soon.
 
Friday 28 June 2019                                  
Manchester Pub Evening
Venue: The Gas Works, Tony Wilson Square, Manchester
Time: 6:00pm
No need to book, just turn up. 
 
Tuesday 2 July 2019                                            
Woking Golf Day
Venue: Woking Golf Club
Time: 12:00pm lunch, 1:00pm tee-off
More details and booking available soon.